The Voyage of Yankee Lady - Circumnavigating New England on a Sailboat

Voyage of Yankee Lady - Circumnavigating New England on a SailboatWith a credo of ‘Every day is an adventure,’ Judy and Jim Silva have cruised together enthusiastically since they were married in 1996. At the beginning of this century, they decided to embark on a circumnavigation of New England and the Canadian Maritimes. Judy and Jim, sailing her Pearson 28 Yankee Lady, were joined by their longtime cruising companions Barbara and Tom Frasca aboard their Pearson Wanderer Misty, and Rosalie and Tom Isele on their Catalina 30 2nd Wind.

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On My Feet Again

On My Feet AgainMy Journey Out of the Wheelchair Using Neurotechnology

By Jennifer French

Published by Neurotech Press 155 pages paperback $19.95

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The Sinking of the Bounty

The following excerpt is from Chapter 7 of The Sinking of the Bounty: The True Story of a Tragic Shipwreck and its Aftermath, by Matthew Shaer. The Sinking of the Bounty was released in March by The Atavist, a Brooklyn, NY-based digital publisher. Multimedia versions of the e-book – along with Kindle, Kobo and Nook editions – are available at atavist.com/stories/the-sinking-of-the-bounty/

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Mystic Seafarer’s Trail

Mystic Seafarer's TrailSecrets behind the 7 Wonders, Titanic’s Shoes, Captain Sisson’s Gold and Amelia Earhart’s Wedding
By Lisa Saunders 123 pages paperback

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Granuaile Sea Queen of Ireland

Granuaile Sea Queen of IrelandBy Anne Chambers

Illustrations by Deirdre O’Neill

Published by The Collins Press 114 pages paperback

Review by Charlie Ayla Acker, age 10

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All Standing

All StandingThe Remarkable Story

of the Jeanie Johnston,

the Legendary Irish

Famine Ship

By Kathryn Miles

Published by Free Press 239 pages hardcover $26

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The Boat Galley Cookbook: 800 Everyday Recipes and Essential Tips for Cooking Aboard

Boat Galley CookbookBecause most boat galleys are small and most anchorages aren’t close to Whole Foods, preparing a good meal on a boat is quite unlike doing so ashore. Carolyn Shearlock and Jan Irons learned this when they and their husbands made the jump from racing small one-designs to a charter in the BVI and subsequent cruising boat ownership.

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Man of the Waterfront The Story of Kaye Williams and Captain’s Cove

Man of the Waterfront The Story of Kaye Williams and Captain’s CoveIt seems that Kaye Williams, the founder and owner/operator of Captain’s Cove Seaport in Bridgeport, CT, never stops working. When WindCheck arrived for an interview (On Watch, July 2012), the 83-year-old Williams was busy sweeping the front steps of the marina office – during a break from building new decorative signs for the popular Park City attraction. With fresh ideas always in his head, he’s never without a pencil for a quick sketch – the well-used pencil he showed us was scarcely over an inch long.

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Soliton

By Roger Marshall Published by Stone Ledge PublicationsSolition

$3.99 e-book edition

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Nick of Time

The Nick Scandone StoryNick of Time

How one man turned a death sentence into a gold medal

By Mary Kate Scandone with Cara Wilson-Granat

221 pages paperback $14.99

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